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Russell DRYSDALE

Bognor Regis, England 1912 – Westmead, New South Wales, Australia 1981

  • Australia from 1923
  • England/France 1938-39
  • England 1950-51, 1957 and 1976

The family c.1940 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in charcoal and pen and black ink over black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions.
Dimensions: sheet 53.0 h x 37.4 w cm sight 53.4 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.1930
Image rights: © Estate of Russell Drysdale
Provenance:
  • Collection of the artist.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, 1981. From the exhibition,'Russell Drysdale drawings 1935-1980', Melbourne: Joseph Brown Gallery, 16-31 March, 1981, cat, no.18.